City leaders discuss improvements at Portia Mills Hines Park

City leaders discuss improvements at Portia Mills Hines Park

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - The City of Wilmington will held a community meeting on Thursday, Oct. 24, to discuss plans for improvements at Portia Hines Park.

The meeting was held at Dreams of Wilmington at 901 Fanning Street.

City officials updated attendees on the planned improvements as well as solicited input from the people who used the park.

Earlier this month, the Wilmington City Council approved $658,200 in funding for improvements at the park.

The improvements include the construction of a restroom building as well as lighting for the basketball courts and other areas as well as the addition of a walking trail and off-street parking to the park.

The park is located at 400 N. 10th St.

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